Building a Strong Legal Community for the 21st Century
Organized on February 4, 1897 with 33 members, The Jacksonville Bar Association published its objectives in its original constitution: to maintain the honor and dignity of the profession; to regulate the practice; to promote improvements in the law and the methods of its administration; to cultivate professional ethics among its members and to discuss legal topics of general interest.
The Jacksonville Bar Association has more than 2,100 members. While members enjoy continuing legal education seminars and lawyer referral services, the basic mission of The Jacksonville Bar Association remains to enhance the administration of law as well as the professional and social lives of its members.
Published on Tuesday, November 25th, 2014
Nominations are being sought for the annual Raymond Ehrlich Trial Advocacy Award, which will be presented February 11, 2015 at the Member Luncheon. The Award Committee will evaluate applicants based on the qualities that made Justice Ehrlich a role model. Nominees should exemplify professionalism, ethical commitment, professional competency and dedication to creating a positive impression […]
Published on Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014
30/60 Challenge stirring competition among law firms Kick-Off Event: The JBA has partnered to produce three brief fund-raising Challenge events for JALA. Firms and individuals challenge to participate. JALA will host the Kick-Off event at 5:45 on October 22, 126 W. Adams Street. One event is $30; attend all three events for $60; or […]